Weight Watchers of Philadelphia Inc. recently recognized and honored the greatest individual department losers in the 33rd Battle of the Badges weight-loss competition between the Philadelphia Police and Fire departments.
The police won this year’s contest and now lead 17-16 in the overall standings.
The total combined weight loss for both departments in 33 years of competition is 201,616.44 pounds.
WW Philadelphia has contributed $288,500 for college scholarships for children of police and firefighters killed or seriously injured in the line of duty in the name of the winning departments. ••